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Feb 11, 2013 7:00am EST
doesn't have the energy to do this job any more? >> i think we should take it as face value. i saw him in november and he was his usual sharp self speaking in half a dozen languages but he was very frail. when you get to be 85, your condition can change quickly. i think it's a great act of humility on his part to recognize that. and hand it over to someone else. >> we have been saying last pope to resign was in the 1400s. tell us what usually happens. i think most of us are familiar with it. for those of us who don't know, the pope lives the rest of his days at the head of the church. >> he usually does. in order to choose a successor, to the pope the cardinals will gather together in rome and this time they have a little more advanced warning than they usually do. >> the conclave, the indications are the conclave will take place after the pope's resignation takes affect on february 28th. i want to ask is that unusual but this whole circumstance is unusual. >> it's very unusual. not since television was invented have we had to deal with this. i know for the good of the church, ther
FOX
Feb 13, 2013 7:00am EST
risky new energy program, all the while promising to be fiscally responsible. >> nothing i'm proposing should increase our deficit by a single dime. >> at the same time he called on congress to skirt the sequester. hit the pentagon in particular. his proposals for a $9 an hour minimum wage and new tax hikes signal more battles ahead by congressional republicans. he pressed for immigration reform and an audience that included the families of shooting victims, he pushed for more gun control measures. >> the families of newtown, deserve a vote. >> the republican response was delivered in spanish and english by a rising republican star. florida senator marco rubio. but zeroed in on the spending plans. >> i don't oppose your plans because i want to protect the rich. i don't oppose your plans because i want to protect my neighbors. >> that is an area where both sides seem to have some agreement. could be some compromise. there is a hearing scheduled in the senate later today. tony. >> thank you very much, melanie. as you just heard, president obama did challenge law makers to let gun proposa
FOX
Feb 18, 2013 7:00am EST
game changer. ♪ it means cleaner, cheaper american-made energy. but we've got to be careful how we get it. design the wells to be safe. thousands of jobs. use the most advanced technology to protect our water. billions in the economy. at chevron, if we can't do it right, we won't do it at all. we've got to think long term. we've got to think long term. ♪ >>> ♪ i'm going to drink on sunday ♪ drinking, drinking sunday ♪ i don't have to work on monday happy birthday presidents ♪ ♪ >> that's not the reason why. >> that's jimmy fallon friday night with his president's day song. he is very talented. love it. >>> all right. that's the perfect set up for our next story. proof the customer is always right. in this case, 90 proof. thanks to a social media outcry, the makers of makers mark bourbon says they won't cut the alcohol content. last week they announced they would cut the alcohol because of a supply shortage. >> what was that system? dipping the seal maybe. it was a red bat of liquid. good day to die hard. earning $25 million from friday to sunday. identity thief took the
FOX
Feb 19, 2013 7:00am EST
, cheaper american-made energy. but we've got to be careful how we get it. design the wells to be safe. thousands of jobs. use the most advanced technology to protect our water. billions in the economy. at chevron, if we can't do it right, we won't do it at all. we've got to think long term. we've got to think long term. ♪ it wasn't their cup. if you don't like that dark roast, we've created a coffee for you. blonde is a beautiful, light roasted coffee. kind of mellow, sweet, a little citrusy. for me, personally, i love connecting with people, so blonde roast just gives me a whole nother reason to connect with more customers. ♪ >>> our producer will find the music. i love it. the first lady debut ed a new do on her 49th birthday. one of the most talked about topics. >> now we're finding out why she changed her look in a skype interview with rachel ray. michelle obama jokingly blamed the bangs on a mid life crisis. she said it was the only option because she can't get a sports car. and won't be allowed to bungee jump. >> i can see that. >> the full interview airs tomorrow. good she
FOX
Feb 14, 2013 9:00am EST
] how do you make your family vacation this epic? go to visitflorida.com. >>> monster energy drink is changing their look. now list nutrition facts. the company will list the drink's calf reason content. energy drinks are facing backlash from the fda looking into the safety of some of the drinks. >> the caffeine content will say -- wow. all right. >>> is it necessary to workout everyday if you are trying to stay in shape or lose a few pounds? that's what some researchers looked into. a new study showed an lesurly approach. for more on understanding this we turn to shelly. you also work among other things the bariactric program. >> correct. >> this caught our eye when we saw it. a lot of people believe if you are in the gym more, what's your reaction? >> this is something actually not very new. this is something that you would see that it's basically everything in moderation. and you know, if you are exercising six days a week you could be on the verge of over training. when you are over training, your body doesn't have a chance to recover after you exercise. your muscles need to rebui
FOX
Feb 15, 2013 7:00am EST
showers out into kentucky, pushing into western tennessee. that little piece of energy will ride up into the area later today. i think by the end of the rush hour, probably 5:00, six, 7:00 tonight, enough cold air behind the front that like a couple of nights ago, could transition into parts of the area, transition into snow. could be light accumulations on the roads. could be enough to cover your car. could be up to an inch tonight and later tomorrow. forecast could get more interesting this weekend. more on that coming up. let's worry about today first. there's your accuweather seven- day forecast. potential parts of the area could pick up more snow tomorrow afternoon and tomorrow night. i'll have more on that in a few minutes. >>> let's check in with julie wright for a look at your on- time traffic. >> all right, guys. busy on the highways still at this hour. inner loop from 202 to route 4, 20 minutes heading south. accident closing between white house and brown road. we find the lanes are open in each direction two and from the wilson bridge. it's along 395, past 110, but before
FOX
Feb 13, 2013 9:00am EST
that by 2015. and he wants to lower energy use to combat climate change. >>> the president also called for helping the middle class. this morning, republicans are dismissing it as nothing more than big government spend and going taxes. >> congressman are reacting to the speech. melanie alnwick is live on capitol hill with more. >> reporter: a lot of these issues the president brought you are domestic issues and economic issues. many of those high interest to viewers here in the dc metro area. we did invite two of our local representatives to join us this morning. we're going to be speaking with representative rob whitman. thank you for coming. and also last minute you just made it, welcome represent john delaney. let me ask you gentleman both, in relation to the president's agenda, are we going to find compromise. first, you campaigned on compromise. are you going to be finding compromise with republicans? >> i think so. the overwhelming majority of the country wants compromise. members of congress understand that and want us to work together and reach across the isle and find c
FOX
Feb 19, 2013 9:00am EST
? [ female announcer ] it balances you... [ water crashing ] ...it fills you with energy... and it gives you what you are looking for to live a more natural life. in a convenient two bar pack. this is nature valley... delicious granola bars made with the best ingredients in nature. nature valley. nature at its most delicious. >>> as people along the east coast recover from that massive blizzard and hurricane sandy, thousands of students are putting their minds together to prevent water runoff. >> the competition is part of national engineer's week. >> reporter: good morning. really moments away from them announcing the top five finalists. maybe we'll get one of them on in the time we're here. i want to introduce you to very special ladies. look at these wonderful girl scouts. they are from northern california. the first time girl scout troop has made it to the finals. congratulations troop 2225. tell me your name. >> kiyana. >> katrina. >> christine. >> tell me about your future city. >> basically what we thought our city should be like and function like in 150 years into the future. >>
FOX
Feb 11, 2013 6:00am EST
little bit about pepsi. this is interesting. they are coming out with a new energy drink. is it going to taste like pepsi, i wonder? >> it will taste like mountain dew and maybe a little bit like red bull. it is called kick started and is expected to be on the shelves later this month. it has the mountain dew flavor and a jolt of caffeine. pepsi says it won't have a lot of caffeine so it won't be like a true energy drink. it gets out of that whole political mess. they are hoping to get some of the red bull consumers to drink kick start, just another option for your morning pick me up. >> i think i'll stick with coffee. >> i love tea but i think it was for going to bed even though it has caffeine. so coffee in the morning. >> i agree. >>> a surge in red light tick nets rockville. we'll tell what you is to blame and where you are most likely to end up with a ticket. plus, an acc showdown and dave ross has the highlights coming up. first, a busy weekend from mother nature. we'll look at the aftermath up north and down south to see what she has in store for our region just ahead. 
FOX
Feb 14, 2013 6:00am EST
venezuela, and president hugo chavez responded. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like the berios. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be left out in the cold! >>> welcome back to fox 5 morning news. we are talking about the big news from the airline industry and we'll go visit lauren simonetti with fox business network live in new york with the business beat. good morning to you. happy valentine's day to you as we talk about the merger between american and u.s. airways. >> i like it call day new couple alert on valentine's day. bankrupt parent of american airlines, the bothered of those companies agreeing to merge with u.s. airways. so men and u.s. airways could be the biggest carrier not just in the u.s. but in the entire world. valued at nearly $11 billion. so the boards have approved this. we are expecting an announcement later today but the deal is far from done. they still need a lot of regulators to approve this deal. what it does, and as you can see by
FOX
Feb 14, 2013 5:00am EST
are quieting down along the eastern seaboard. our next focus, this little piece of energy out towards chicago will dip down into the washington area late tomorrow night and that will bring us for the most part colder air for the weekend. it could also give us a period of rain and/or snow showers around here second half of friday night into early saturday morning. here is your forecast for today. plenty of sunshine. wind won't be terribly strong out of the north and west at five to 10. nice valentine's day. 38 tonight, a few clouds and cool overnight. parts of the area will be close to freezing tomorrow morning and here is your accu-weather seven-day forecast. mentioned the chance for showers and/or snow showers late tomorrow night. generally sunny this weekend although cold. president's day for those of you who get to enjoy a day off, 47 with sunshine all of the nice-hooking stretch here for the long weekend. that is a look at weather. let's do some traffic and find out what is happening with julie. >> all right. on the roads this morning, we woke up. we found that white fluffy stuffa
FOX
Feb 18, 2013 6:00am EST
, and president hugo chavez responded. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like the berios. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be left out in the cold! >>> back now with an update on the horse meat scandal playing out across europe. britain's environment secretary is now calling for a revamp of how food is tested in that country saying courage system relies too much on trusting the paperwork that comes with the meat shipments them glied to begin random dna checks on meat products. traces of horse meat have turned up in frozen meals such as burgers and lasagna. it has been found on fresh beef pasta sauce on restaurant menus, school lunches and in hospital meals. >>> starting today, maker mark will no longer be cutting the am of alcohol in its famous whiskey. customers were outraged when the whiskey maker announceed a supply shortage that would result in them dropping the alcohol ton content from 45% to 42%. the brand listened and is now restoring the original recip
FOX
Feb 19, 2013 6:00am EST
citgo, the people of venezuela, and president hugo chavez responded. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like diane's. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm this winter, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be left out in the cold! >>> the nfl combine begins tomorrow and you can bet all eyes will be on manti te'o. he says he doesn't believe the scandal involving his fake online girl friend will affect the upcoming draft. he is almost certain to face a lot of questions from teams wanting to know how he was drawn into that bizarre hoax. he has shut down his twitter act ped isn't sure if he will ever use social media again. >> after that experience. >> yeah, at his age. the thing that is more concerning as far as he is concerned is the fact that he didn't show up at all in the big championship game. >> they got rolled. >> and he was a nonfactor. that may be a bigger issue for him. >> he was a little distracted at the time. >> yeah, just a little bit. >> something to pass along. allegany county public school o
FOX
Feb 18, 2013 5:00am EST
, the people of venezuela, and president hugo chavez responded. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like diane's. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm this winter, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be left out in the cold! and some people found that a little bit strong. but as soon as they tasted blonde roast, boy they were on board. ♪ >>> it is one of the toughest tickets to fete in town but this year, you can get another chance to be a part of the white house easter royal. the onshrine ticket lottery opens this thursday at 10:00 a.m. it runs through february 25th and results will be released on march 1st. the easter egg roll is set for monday, april 1st. >> always look like fun. >> really nice too. the sun was south. >> hopefully it will be warm by they be. >> every year, that is all over place. some years it is nice. other years, it will be raining. >> it will be march this year. >> not quite into full spring. no doubt about it. doesn't feel like spring out there this morning. it is definitel
FOX
Feb 11, 2013 5:00am EST
people of venezuela, and president hugo chavez responded. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like diane's. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm this winter, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be left out in the cold! >>> a heads up for wssc customers in the laurel and beltville area. some customer may notice discolored water. they say the water is not harmful but it may taste different. ws. c says did not use the water to prepare baby formula and don't wash your clothes in it. the discolored water was caused by a water main break and could last for a few more days. there is more information on myfoxdc.com. >>> take a look at. this nasa has released an image of this weekend's blizzard as it bore down on new england. this was taken just after 7:00 a.m. on saturday. the storm is blamed for at least 15 deaths in the northeast and canada. transportation in cities including new york and boston is getting back to normal today but schools in boston -- school in boston is canceled. >>> more than 200,000 peop
FOX
Feb 15, 2013 6:00am EST
venezuela, and president hugo chavez responded. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like diane's. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm this winter, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be left out in the cold! >>> news out of south africa this morning, prosecutors will pursue a charge of premeditated murder against paralympic star oscar pistorius. the disabled runner is seen here arriving at court where he reportedly went during the hearing. pistorius is accused of shooting and killing his girlfriend, reeva steenkamp inside his home early yesterday morning. >>> police say the body inside a burned out cabin is body of christopher dorner. dorner was identified through dental record. he was wanted for the murder of four people, including a women's basketball coach and her fiancee. officials say dorner researched the couple before killing them. dorner claimed the murders were revenge killings for being let go from the force. >>> and last night senate republicans blocked the nomination of chuck hagel's, president
FOX
Feb 12, 2013 6:00am EST
. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like the berios. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be left out in the cold! >>> in thailand, police are increasing security at an american consulate after reports of a possible attack from al-qaeda. the u.s. is taking part in military exercises with several south asian countries. the beefed-up security will run until they are over on sunday. >>> in chicago, two suspected gang members are behind bars this morning accused of killing and honor student. police say they mistook hadiya pendleton and her friends for rival gang members who had shot one ever them over the summer. pendleton was gunned down a week after performing at president obama's inauguration last month. the two men arrested for her murder were picked up by police just hours after her funeral on saturday. >>> as the manhunt expands for an exlos angeles police officer, crister in donner is now charged with murder. agents raided a hotel in tea juan arc mexico on monday bu
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